Articles | Cleaning for Health & Safety

Queen’s University Teams With CIMS for Clean, Healthy Facilities New!
Jeff Cross | September 20, 2023

Learn how ISSA helped the university consistently maintain clean and healthy facilities. 

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How IEHA Helped Transform a VA Hospital New!
ISSA Staff | August 30, 2023

Making a difference for vets.

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Are We Mopping Hygienically? New!
Michael Diamond | August 28, 2023

An industry analysis of processes on mopping methods and hygiene issues.

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The Importance of Cleaning and Hygiene on Indoor Air Quality
Patricia Olinger | August 25, 2023

I recently was asked how cleaning affects indoor air quality (IAQ). My initial response was one of surprise. Of course! Isn’t more

Are You Part of the Cleaning for Health Revolution?
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | August 21, 2023

The cleaning industry revolution has begun, and it could be among the most important public health victories of the 21st century. more

Making an Educated Commitment to Sustainability
Kathleen Misovic | July 7, 2023

“I never want a student to have to study to find a way to undo what we did to their planet.” more

Germs in Buildings
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | June 30, 2023

Workforce development must be more than watching a video or sitting in a classroom. ISSA is working with our members, along more

Chlorine: Debunking the Myths of a Misunderstood Element
Tyler Williams | May 25, 2023

Chlorine often gets a bad reputation, especially in the cleaning industry. It’s often stigmatized for toxic and corrosive qualities, a pungent more

Can Work Clothes Spread Germs?
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | April 19, 2023

Essential cleaning professionals frequently ask whether they can carry germs home on their work clothes and pass them on to family more

Avoid the Blindside
John M. Poole | April 14, 2023

It’s a Monday morning, and in sorting your mail, you see an envelope from one of your customers—one that has been more

Workforce Development
Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner | February 10, 2023

Editor’s Note: The following is a Q&A discussion between ISSA Today and Dr. Gavin Macgregor-Skinner, senior director of the Global Biorisk more